There will be a 60th Birthday Dinner for Charles Leiserson and Uzi Vishkin on the evening of the 24th at the Bistro L'Aromate, within walking distance of the conference. If you are interested in attending please send a note to Jennifer Gabib at email@example.com. Participants will be expected to pay for their own dinner. There are only a limited number of seats, which will be given out on a first come, first serve basis.
This year, SPAA is co-located with PODC. SPAA 2013 will feature regular papers, each with a 25-minute talk, and brief announcements, each with a 10-minute talk. The SPAA brief announcements are for brief communications including work in progress or demos.
The 25th Annual ACM Symposium on Parallelism in Algorithms and Architectures (SPAA '13) is sponsored by the ACM Special Interest Groups on Algorithms and Computation Theory (SIGACT) and Computer Architecture (SIGARCH) and organized in cooperation with the European Association for Theoretical Computer Science.